Galleys arrived this afternoon of performer-director-living legend Blue Blake‘s memoir, Out of the Blue: Confessions of an Unlikely Porn Star (Running Press). I can’t wait to dive into it. Earlier this summer, Running Press released another porn-star memoir—My Life in Porn by Bobby Blake (no relation). I just finished it and a review is forthcoming. […]

[Updated: 10:55am.] Gay Porn Times confirmed this morning that performer Cole Ryder has died. A cause of death has not been officially determined. Mature and muscular, Mr. Ryder, 36, appeared on the scene, virtually a fully formed star, as a Rascal Video exclusive in 2006 with LEATHER SESSIONS, for which he was given the cover, […]

Press Release Roundup: VOD site Suite703.com has announced the signing of Tommy Defendi to an exclusive contract. The Illinois-born pup debuted on CollegeDudes247.com (the scene is a sizzler, gotta say) and, per the press release, caught the eye of Suite703 talent scouts during the Grabby Awards festivities several months ago in Chicago. Raves director Jim […]

The Lambda Literary Awards recently celebrated their 20th anniversary (CLICK HERE). To commemorate the occasion they assembled and then played during their May 29 ceremony a short tribute film (running 8:32) memorializing the LGBT authors who have passed during the organization’s two-decade existence. That film was recently uploaded to YouTube and it’s a moving tribute, […]

Customs agents in Australia have recently halted a liquid steroids smuggling ring in which testosterone and other performance enhancing drugs were being concealed inside bottles from Thailand marked “gay lube oil.” Over 150 bottles have been seized in Victoria, Western Australia, New South Wales, Queensland and South Australia since January (hey, what’s wrong with the […]

Press Release Roundup: Raging Stallion Studios is already flacking TO THE LAST MAN and they haven’t shot a frame yet. Yesterday they announced with some fanfare the full cast of their forthcoming oater that boasts a budget “exceeding $200,000.” Sez RSS CEO Chris Ward, “We really enjoy shooting blockbuster films. All of us are looking […]

Press Release Roundup: Recently we wrote about straight trade stud RC Ryan unlocking his backyard for a little anal probing (CLICK HERE), and ignited another gay-for-pay debate, especially when it was revealed Mr. Ryan had subsequently elected to have his cherry popped onscreen by Jason Hawke (CLICK HERE). That vignette has now gone live at […]

Press Release Roundup: The shaking is over and we’re back to the business of porn… Pantheon Productions and The French Connection have announced a new subsidiary line, Pantheon Bear, and its debut title BEAR OASIS, set to drop August 8. Pantheon CEO Chris Roma notes that although the studio has typically included bearish men in […]

Yep, we definitely felt this morning’s earthquake at Gay Porn Times world headquarters in Los Angeles. Preliminary news puts the shaker at a 5.8 5.4 magnitude, but it must have occurred close to Hollywood because buildings shook back and forth like Jell-O. Folks, there is no preparation for watching buildings shake like they were made […]

Back in early June director William Higgins sent along a short note (CLICK HERE) about his revamped blog and other online activities. But did you know he’s begun vlogging (“video blogging”)? This is a screen cap from today’s entry (July 29, CLICK HERE) wherein the erotica legend talks about troubles with blown fuses at his […]

Sneak Peek: Here’s an advance look at the Channel 1 Releasing solicitation for two upcoming blue movies. Dropping August 19 from Chi Chi LaRue and her Rascal Video label is UNKNOWN starring Vinnie D’Angelo, Blake Riley and Trystian Sweet with Tommy Blade, Chad Hunt, Coby Mitchell, Dominik Rider and Jackson Wild. Following one week later […]

Planet Porn: Pictured is director-producer-performer and “All-American Transsexual” Wendy Williams, Friday, July 25 at Camden, Connecticut retailer Adult Video Liquidators (they bill themselves as featuring “the largest selection of old woman porn in the Northeast!” Bless.) We’re told 150-200 fans lined up to greet Ms. Williams for AVL’s first-ever transsexual star appearance, co-sponsored by Orgazma […]

[Edits 3:45pm.] Press Release Roundup: I’ve mentioned a few times lately that industryites really do take notice of popular stories and Constant Reader comments here at Gay Porn Times. Another example is Alexander Pictures and Pulse Distribution, who took note of the enthusiastic response to our short Beauty Shot piece (CLICK HERE) on luscious Tommy […]

Press Release Roundup: Late last week, Raging Stallion Studios announced they’d signed a quartet of performers to exclusive contracts: newbie Manuel DeBoxer, ex-Falcon stud Tristan Jaxx, hunky Bo Matthews and former Ridgeline Films exclusive Damion Rios. In the press release, company CEO Chris Ward praises Falcon, but feels RSS is more appropriate for the rugged […]

Planet Porn: Diesel Washington is still racking up personal appearances around the country. He’s pictured here entertaining an enthusiastic fan—who rides the towering stud like he’s the Matterhorn at Disneyland—at Boardwalk Bar in Ft. Lauderdale this past Friday, July 25. If you’re in the area, Aaron James—whose appearance on MTV‘s True Life: I’m in the […]

Kyle Becker, Jeffrey Dickinson, Fred Goldsmith [Miklos O.], Felix Groth, Dillon Press, Tommy Strausser (July 28); Elio Acostas, Brad Davis, Eric Hamilton, Rik Jammer, Sonny Markham, Marc Stone (July 29); Scott Baldwin, Barry Barrett, Cameron Cruise, Lark Larson, Fred Modod, Matt Shane, Alex Stone (July 30); Brent Banes, Jayson Lee, Duke Miller (July 31); Tony […]

It was a busy week here at Gay Porn Times. Mega-successful Kink.com branched out into the gay world with BoundGods.com, luring the likes of Rod Barry, Wolf Hudson, Chad Hunt and Dominik Rider (CLICK HERE); we learned muscleman Caesar is quietly building a mini-empire (CLICK HERE); the new owner of Specialty Publications cast some doubt […]

SuperSoaker is back! (Or is it “XRaveBoi“?) The burgeoning XTube star posted a new video this week (CLICK HERE); I know our Constant Readers are already familiar with the young buck’s oeuvre, yes? This handsome young stud has been around the web for about two years and has recently begun to cross over (see also: […]

Press Release Roundup: I overlooked the announcement earlier this week that vet helmer Toby Ross will have his career commemorated during the Pop Montreal International Music Festival on October 3; the fest itself runs October 1 – 5. Mr. Ross told GAYVN the program will cover his entire career, including at least one of his […]

I’ve noticed over the years that certain performers will suddenly and prominently blossom in our collective imagination. This happens particularly with porn actors; two or three times a year, one of our boys will suddenly become the center of attention from media outlets, gossip blogs and our Constant Readers who email similar heaving-breast requests for […]

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